Carphephorus paniculatus

(J. F. Gmelin) H. J.-C. Hebert

Rhodora 70: 483. 1968.

Common names: Hairy chaffhead
IllustratedEndemic
Basionym: Chrysocoma paniculata J. F. Gmelin Syst. Nat. 2: 1204. 1792
Synonyms: Liatris paniculata (J. F. Gmelin) Michaux Trilisa paniculata (J. F. Gmelin) Cassini
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 21. Treatment on page 537. Mentioned on page 536.

Plants (30–) 50–120 (–180) cm. Stems densely and coarsely villoso-hirsute, eglandular. Leaves: basal and proximal cauline oblanceolate to narrowly elliptic, mostly 5–35 cm, margins plane; cauline much reduced, faces not glanddotted. Heads in thyrsiform (often ± columnar) arrays. Peduncles stipitate-glandular (each with a subtending bract). Involucres (3.5–) 4–6 mm. Phyllaries 5–12 in 1–2 (–3) series, oblanceolate, glanddotted or stipitate-glandular (sometimes with eglandular, biseriate hairs as well), apices acute to obtuse. Receptacles epaleate or partially paleate (paleae 1–2). Corollas glandular, lobes 1–1.5 mm. Cypselae eglandular; pappus bristles in ± 1 series. 2n = 20.


Phenology: Flowering (Aug–)Sep–Dec(–Jan).
Habitat: Moist or wet, low ground, wet prairies or savannas, swamp margins, pine, pine-palmetto, and palmetto flats
Elevation: 0–50 m

Distribution

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Ala., Fla., Ga., N.C., S.C.

Discussion

Selected References

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Lower Taxa

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not tailed +, truncate +, rounded +  and obtuse +
scarious +
usually ovate +  and lanceolate +
usually terete +  and clavate +
indeterminate +  and determinate +
Guy L. Nesom +
(J. F. Gmelin) H. J.-C. Hebert +
decurrent +
not enlarged +
Chrysocoma paniculata +
dissected +, lobed +, toothed +  and entire +
linear;oblanceolate or spatulate +
papillate +  and rugose +
(4-)5-angled;10-ribbed +
linear-clavate +
Hairy chaffhead +
blue +, usually lavender +  and dark magenta or pinkish purple +
hispid-strigose +
scabrellous +
prismatic +
fertile +  and bisexual +
Ala. +, Fla. +, Ga. +, N.C. +  and S.C. +
0–50 m +
hairy +  and glabrous +
pistillate +, staminate +  and neuter +
winged +  and beaked +
dispersed +
Moist or wet, low ground, wet prairies or savannas, swamp margins, pine, pine-palmetto, and palmetto flats +
in usually determinate , rarely indeterminate , arrays +  and singly +
indeterminate +
each +  and sessile +
0.35 cm3.5 mm <br />0.0035 m <br /> (0.4 cm4 mm <br />0.004 m <br />) +
0.3 cm3 mm <br />0.003 m <br /> (1.2 cm12 mm <br />0.012 m <br />) +
campanulate;hemispheric +
0.4 cm4 mm <br />0.004 m <br /> (0.6 cm6 mm <br />0.006 m <br />) +
sessile +  and petiolate +
cauline +, proximal +  and basal +
oblanceolate;narrowly elliptic +
5 cm50 mm <br />0.05 m <br /> (?) +  and 35 cm350 mm <br />0.35 m <br /> (?) +
lanceolate +  and lance-linear +
dentate +  and entire +
2-carpellate +
barbellulate +  and barbellate +
persistent +
stipitate-glandular +
Flowering (Aug–)Sep–Dec(–Jan). +
stipitate-glandular +
5 +  and 12 +
paleate +  and epaleate +
bearing subulate enations +, hairy +  and bristly +
exalbuminous +
Illustrated +  and Endemic +
appendaged +  and truncate +
hirsutulous +
papillate +
Liatris paniculata +  and Trilisa paniculata +
Carphephorus paniculatus +
Carphephorus +
species +
20 cm200 mm <br />0.2 m <br /> (60 cm600 mm <br />0.6 m <br />) +